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Trying to subsidise uniforms for EWS children, Delhi govt tells High Court

The case is expected to come up for hearing on Thursday.

HC asks govt for cost details of textbooks and uniforms given to EWS students

The court directed unaided private schools to file affidavits with details of the average cost of uniforms.


Infra projects get a push in Gurgaon budget

Some ward councillors unhappy with funds for sanitation, say civic body has ignored ground reality.

CIDCO to offer 3,290 affordable flats in Navi Mumbai

Almost 80 per cent of the under-construction apartments will be available for those who fall under the category of economically weaker sections

Education dept asks schools to reimburse expenses

RTE, ‘Schools cannot collect fee or ask parents to purchase uniform, books from designated shops’

Punjab hospitals told to provide cancer drugs at subsidised rates

Punjab hospitals told to provide cancer drugs at subsidised rates


Govt increases reserved seats for poor kids in pvt schools

Only 1,012 seats out of 5,300 got filled. However, from 5,300 seats the Gujarat Education Department has proposed 18,300 seats for coming academic session

No takers for EWS seats in Surat, Jamnagar, Junagadh

Bhavnagar bucks the trend, 367 admissions against a quota of 250 seats for the section

From houses to shops, flyover to CCTV, Modi goes on an inaugural spree

The riverfront market will accommodate more than 1,600 vendors at a monthly rent of Rs 25.

Agenda items pertaining to hawkers,rickshaw pullers approved in House meet

This was the only business conducted by the House during the day-long meet.